Five years ago Carl Johnson escaped from the pressures of life in Los Santos, San Andreas: a city tearing itself apart with gang trouble, drugs and corruption.
A city where film stars and millionaires do their best to avoid the dealers and gangbangers.
Now, it's the early '90s. Carl's got to go home. His mother has been murdered, his family has fallen apart and his childhood friends are all heading towards disaster.
On his return to the neighborhood, a couple of corrupt cops frame him for homicide. CJ is forced on a journey that takes him across the entire state of San Andreas, to save his family and to take control of the streets...
- Polished graphics and new visual effects take full advantage of powerful PC hardware, offering impressive, superior visuals.
- An MP3 Radio Station and Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound deliver an immersive aural experience that allows the player to customize the radio dial of San Andreas.
- Relive incredible action sequences - the Instant Replay feature repeats the last 30 seconds of gameplay, complete with cinematic camera effects.
- Player Modifications support, giving PC gamers the opportunity to create their own world within San Andreas.